CBI has taken Kota Gangadhar Reddy in to custody after he was suspected in leaking out question papers of the MD and MS (doctor of medicine and master of surgery) entrance examinations at the Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER). The post-graduate course at PGIMER is much sought after by medical graduates from across the country and only a few, among hundreds, are able to qualify for it.

Kota introduced himself is an MS-ortho (master of surgery in orthopaedics). Earlier last year he produced Nandeeswarudu with Taraka Ratna in the main lead under the banner Kota Film Corporation (KFC). KFC has an office in Hyderabad.